Tyra Banks and her mom, Carolyn, step out looking stylish in New York

Tyra Banks' mom taught her all about "beauty, booty and being a boss" -- and now we're getting lessons straight from Ms. Carolyn herself!

Tyra's mother, Carolyn London, joined her daughter in New York this week for several press appearances, where the two couldn't have been a more stylish mom-daughter duo.

On Tuesday, they sat down for a joint interview on BUILD Series, and we have to say -- Carolyn nearly outshone Tyra, which is nearly impossible to do! Wearing a leopard-print top and gold bangles, she looked both sophisticated and fun.

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NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 03: Carolyn London and model Tyra Banks visit BUILD to discuss the book, 'Perfect Is Boring: 10 Things My Crazy, Fierce Mama Taught Me About Beauty, Booty, and Being a Boss' at Build Studio on April 3, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Mireya Acierto/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 03: Carolyn London and model Tyra Banks visit BUILD to discuss the book, 'Perfect Is Boring: 10 Things My Crazy, Fierce Mama Taught Me About Beauty, Booty, and Being a Boss' at Build Studio on April 3, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Mireya Acierto/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 03: Carolyn London (L) and Tyra Banks visit Build Studio to discuss the new book 'Perfect Is Boring: 10 Things My Crazy, Fierce Mama Taught Me About Beauty, Booty, and Being a Boss' on April 3, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Matthew Eisman/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 03: Carolyn London (L) and Tyra Banks visit Build Studio to discuss the new book 'Perfect Is Boring: 10 Things My Crazy, Fierce Mama Taught Me About Beauty, Booty, and Being a Boss' on April 3, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Matthew Eisman/Getty Images)
TODAY -- Pictured: Tyra Banks and Carolyn London on Monday, April 2, 2018 -- (Photo by: Nathan Congleton/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 06: Models Tyra Banks (L) and Carolyn London attend Tyra Banks' Flawsome Ball 2014 at Cipriani Wall Street on May 6, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Stewart/WireImage)
ST PETERSBURG, FL - NOVEMBER 07: Tyra Banks, influential supermodel and super-businesswoman celebrates the launch of her new beauty line, TYRA beauty with her mom Carolyn London (L), during a two-hour primetime Makeup Fierce Up beautytainment special, merging beauty and entertainment, at HSN studios on November 7, 2014 in St. Petersburg, Florida. The collection is available via HSN TV, hsn.com and HSN Mobile. (Photo by Tim Boyles/Getty Images for HSN)
SANTA MONICA, CA - SEPTEMBER 14: Tyra Banks' mother Carolyn London-Johnson attends a signing for Banks' book 'Modelland' at Barnes & Noble 3rd Street Promenade on September 14, 2011 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
Tyra Banks, Carolyn London during Health Magazine's Fifth Annual Healthy Beauty Awards at Rainbow Room in New York, New York, United States. (Photo by Sylvain Gaboury/FilmMagic)
UNITED STATES - JANUARY 01: Tyra Banks and Carolyn Banks (Photo by The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
Tyra Banks, Carolyn London at the Rainbow Room in New York, New York (Photo by Sylvain Gaboury/FilmMagic)
UNITED STATES - JANUARY 01: Tyra Banks and Carolyn Banks (Photo by The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
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Tyra explained during the interview how, early in her career, she begged her mother to quit her two jobs so she could travel with Tyra.

"At the time that she called me, she was in Paris, and it was late here, where we were," Carolyn recalled. "And she said, 'Ma, I can't do this unless you come, can you come with me?' And I thought I would just take a leave of absence from work for six months -- which ended up being twenty years."

Carolyn and Tyra's father, Donald, divorced when Tyra was just six, but Tyra has said that the split only made her feel like she had "double the love."

And after two decades of learning lessons her awesome mom, Tyra decided to put everything she learned into a book -- "Perfect Is Boring: 10 Things My Crazy, Fierce Mama Taught Me About Beauty, Booty, and Being a Boss."

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HOLLYWOOD, CA - MAY 03: Model / TV Personality Tyra Banks attends the release of the 'America's Next Top Model' mobile game at Avalon on May 3, 2018 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 09: Model Tyra Banks is seen leaving The View on April 9, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 05: Model Tyra Banks attends the discussion for her new book 'Perfect Is Boring' at 92nd Street Y on April 5, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 03: Tyra Banks seen on the streets of Manhattan on April 03, 2018 in New York, NY. (Photo by Josiah Kamau/BuzzFoto via Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Tyra Banks
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 03: Tyra Banks visits Build Studio to discuss the new book 'Perfect Is Boring: 10 Things My Crazy, Fierce Mama Taught Me About Beauty, Booty, and Being a Boss' on April 3, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Matthew Eisman/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - MARCH 12: Tyra Banks arrives at 'America's Got Talent' season 13 event held at Pasadena Civic Auditorium on March 12, 2018 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Michael Tran/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 14: Model/TV personality Tyra Banks attends the 2018 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Launch Celebration at Magic Hour at Moxy Times Square on February 14, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 13: TV personality Tyra Banks attends the screening of Marvel Studios' 'Black Panther' hosted by The Cinema Society on February 13, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Roy Rochlin/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 13: TV personality Tyra Banks attends the screening of Marvel Studios' 'Black Panther' hosted by The Cinema Society on February 13, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Roy Rochlin/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 09: Tyra Banks visits MTV TRL on January 9, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by MTV/TRL/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 09: Model and TV personality Tyra Banks visits Build Studio to discuss the show 'America's Next Top Model' at Build Studio on January 9, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 09: Tyra Banks is seen in NoHo on January 9, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Gotham/GC Images)
TODAY -- Pictured: Tyra Banks on Monday Jan. 8, 2018 -- (Photo by: Zach Pagano/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE WITH ANDY COHEN -- Pictured: Tyra Banks -- (Photo by: Charles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - SEPTEMBER 20: Model Tyra Banks attends NBC's 'America's Got Talent' Season 12 Finale at the Dolby Theatre on September 20, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Amanda Edwards/WireImage)
AMERICA'S GOT TALENT -- 'Live Finale Results' Episode 1224 -- Pictured: (l-r) Mel B, Howie Mandel, Heidi Klum, Tyra Banks, Simon Cowell -- (Photo by: Trae Patton/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - SEPTEMBER 19: Tyra Banks attends NBC's 'America's Got Talent' Season 12 Finale Week at Dolby Theatre on September 19, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - SEPTEMBER 12: Fashion Model / TV Personality Tyra Banks attends NBC's 'America's Got Talent' season 12 live show at Dolby Theatre on September 12, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - SEPTEMBER 05: Fashion Designer / TV Personality Tyra Banks attends the NBC's 'America's Got Talent' season 12 live show at Dolby Theatre on September 5, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - AUGUST 29: Tyra Banks arrives at the NBC's 'America's Got Talent' Season 12 Live Show at Dolby Theatre on August 29, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
AMERICA'S GOT TALENT -- 'Live Results 2' -- Pictured: (l-r) Tyra Banks, Evie Clair -- (Photo by: Trae Patton/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - AUGUST 22: Tyra Banks arrives at NBC's 'America's Got Talent' Season 12 Live Show at Dolby Theatre on August 22, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 20: Model Tyra Banks performs onstage during the GIRL CULT Festival at The Fonda Theatre on August 20, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Scott Dudelson/WireImage)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - AUGUST 15: Tyra Banks arrives at NBC's 'America's Got Talent' Season 12 Live Show at Dolby Theatre on August 15, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - AUGUST 03: Tyra Banks attends the 2017 Summer TCA Tour 'NBCUniversal Press Tour' on August 03, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by JB Lacroix/ WireImage)
TODAY -- Pictured: Tyra Banks, Billy Deck and Keir Simmons on Friday, July 28, 2017 -- (Photo by: Nathan Congleton/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS -- Episode 559 -- Pictured: Tyra Banks arrives on July 27, 2017 -- (Photo by: Lloyd Bishop/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA - APRIL 27: Model Tyra Banks arrives at NBC's 'America's Got Talent' Judge Cut Rounds at the NBC Universal Lot on April 27, 2017 in Universal City, California. (Photo by Amanda Edwards/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 19: TV personality/model Tyra Banks attends Freeform 2017 Upfront at Hudson Mercantile on April 19, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Desiree Navarro/WireImage)
PASADENA, CA - MARCH 27: Tyra Banks attends NBC's 'America's Got Talent' season 12 kickoff at Pasadena Civic Auditorium on March 27, 2017 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)
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